Tech Talk

You’ve Got Tech Questions, We’ve Got Answers

Posted on November 4, 2016
Category :Blog
At work and at home, you probably deal with technology issues more often than you would like. Sometimes, it’s the simplest of problems that cause the biggest headaches. Here are answers to some of the most common technology pain points. Is there a way to make my laptop’s battery last longer? In the past, it was commonly advised to drain your battery completely before recharging it. This rule mostly applies to older, nickel-based batteries. MostRead More

Reduce Cyber Security Threats with Employee Training

Posted on October 28, 2016
Category :Blog
Cyber criminals are increasingly targeting private companies in hopes of easy access. Even basic oversights, such as leaving a laptop unattended or opening a spam email, could lead to a cyber attack and ultimately cause a financial loss for your company. Having the right technology in place to prevent such attacks is a must. However, you should also provide basic training to employees, as they are a critical line of defense against cyber attacks. HereRead More
Staying current with the latest in technology and information security can be challenging and costly for businesses of any size. Yet, not enough businesses understand the benefits of outsourcing their IT support and managed services. Don’t worry; we’ll make it easy. Here are the top three questions decision-makers considering outsourcing their IT support should ask themselves. Can we handle our IT support ourselves? To really answer this question you have to consider everything from yourRead More

No Wi-Fi, No Thank You

Posted on September 22, 2016
Category :Blog
Aruba ClearPass Helps You Embrace BYOD Regardless if you run a bank, hospital or retail organization, one thing’s for certain: your employees and customers have come to expect Wi-Fi access. But if the thought of letting anyone and everyone onto your network scares you, you’re not alone. With the Aruba ClearPass Access Management System you can embrace the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) culture allowing guest and employee-owned devices like smart phones, tablets and laptops ontoRead More

First Annual Charity Golf Tournament a Success

Posted on September 2, 2016
Category :Blog
We recently hosted our First Annual Charity Golf Tournament.  On Aug. 29, more than 100 participants including our partners and customers all came together for a fun day of golf, food and drinks.   More importantly, we all came together to raise $5,500 for Child Saving Institute. This nonprofit provides services including counseling, therapy, education and support for children and families in the community.   A special thanks to Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company,Read More
Southwest Airlines was one of the latest companies to fall victim to what’s been referred to as a “computer glitch” resulting in hundreds of flight cancellations, delays, lots of unhappy customers and a negative impact to the company’s bottom line. A router breakdown that led to a series of failures in critical technology systems has been blamed. The backup systems in place also failed to work as expected. Even if you aren’t operating one ofRead More

Thinking About Moving to a Cloud-First Network?

Posted on June 30, 2016
Category :Blog
Here are 6 statistics you need to know. Flexibility, scalability, mobility – the benefits of moving to a cloud-first network go on and on. If you’ve even been considering a cloud-first strategy, you’re probably already aware of at least some of these advantages. But these six key findings revealed in the RightScale 2016 State of the Cloud Report* may surprise you. Security concerns are decreasing. In past RightScale reports, security has always been the topRead More
The DataVizion team would like to extend a sincere “thank you” to all of our customers, partners, family and friends who took time out of their busy schedules to come and help us celebrate our 15th anniversary. Since we first started back in 2001, DataVizion has grown to become a top provider of managed IT services in the Midwest and beyond. In the past five years alone, we’ve experienced 30% year-over-year revenue growth and quadrupled ourRead More
School districts, government agencies and utility companies are just some of the businesses making the headlines as the latest victims of ransomware, a malware that encrypts your files and limits or eliminates access. Victims are then forced to pay a ransom to regain access. The inability to access important data and the loss of confidential or proprietary information can have a crippling effect on companies. But it’s not just businesses that are being targeted –Read More